Kevin Urak awarded American Heart Association (AHA) Predoctoral Fellowship
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Grant award from the Department of Defense - DOD BA150660 - Level of funding: $559,169.00
Nucleic acid bio-drugs for the treatment of multiple organ dysfunction syndrome associated with severe trauma
Project goals: The goal of this project is to develop and characterize neutralizing RNA aptamers to histones H3 and H4 for the treatment multiorgan dysfunction syndrome (MODS) and acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) associated with blunt chest trauma. Read the Full Story >> Here
Kevin Urak was chosen to present a short talk at this year’s OTS meeting, to be held in Montreal, Quebec, Canada September 25-28.
Scientific organizer of the Aptamer meeting in Bordeaux www.aptamers-in-bordeaux.com
Paloma will give a talk there and Sven will present a poster.
Lab members had several talks at the ASGCT 2016 meeting in Washington, DC in May.
Grant award from the Department of Defense - DoD CDMRP PR150627P1 (Miller, Giangrande) - Level of funding: $ 749,181
Targeting Extracellular Histones with Novel RNA Bio-drugs for the Treatment of Acute Lung Injury
Project goals: The goal of this proposal is to develop a therapeutic to inactivate extracellular histones and prevent the morbidity and mortality associated with ALI and ARDS.
Presentation at the 15th Annual World Preclinical Congress.
Co-organizing of Keystone meeting on Non-coding RNAs
Speaking at the 12th Annual OTS meeting.
Paloma joins the Board of directors of OTS
University of Iowa Internal Medicine Research Day, 2017
OTS Meeting 2017- Apatamers in Bordeaux